We all have role models who have made impressions on our lives. Friends that make us stand up for what we believe in, musicians that make us follow our passion or a sibling that you aspire to follow in the footsteps of. Positive role models can show us that the impossible is possible, strengthen our […]
Your imperfections make you beautiful
In Japanese culture, broken objects are often repaired using gold.
They view the crack as an important and unique part of the object’s history that makes the object beautiful. Think about this when you feel broken.
Perfection is never as interesting as imperfection. We all have our own flaws. But, it is the imperfections each of us have that make our lives fascinating. It is what makes us stand out from the crowd. See everybody as they truly are and always look for the good in them.
Inherited robustness Good social functioning Good family functioning Good school experience Good friends Safe and including local community Safe and positive society/media If these were characteristic of all youths, environments and society, there would not have been a need for MOT. Many youths do not have these characteristics. Therefore, MOT is important to create protective […]
When you are stuck with a task, look for possibilities and alternatives instead of limitations. In the beginning, it is easy to get stuck with thinking “this suggestion is unrealistic”, “the others will shut it down” or “we’ve tried that before”. All that mindset is good for is killing potential ideas. Instead, think in the […]